UAW's Williams 'confident' union can win vote at Nissan plant
UAW President Dennis Williams said he feels "very strongly" that Nissan workers in Canton, Miss., will vote early next month in favor of union representation.
Ford's F-150 police pickup packs 375 hp
Ford, seeking to add to its dominant position in the police vehicle market, has developed the industry's first pursuit-rated pickup, offering 375 hp.
Volvo to take stake in Lynk & CO
Volvo will take a stake in sibling brand Lynk & CO, which will rely heavily on Volvo as it prepares to start European and U.S. sales.
Ford delays some GT deliveries
Ford has delayed delivery of some GT supercars following supplier constraints and homologation testing issues as part of an extended production ramp-up.
BMW sales chief Robertson to retire; Dutch executive Nota is successor
BMW said Ian Robertson will retire as the automaker's sales chief. He will be succeeded by Pieter Nota, who moves to BMW from Dutch electronics and lighting company Philips.
Chrysler will only tout minivan's electric plug in California
Fiat Chrysler has taken a curious approach to marketing the only minivan in the U.S.
Continental to buy 8-10% stake in mapping firm HERE, report says
Continental is in talks to acquire an 8-10 percent stake in the digital mapping firm HERE, which is now controlled by Germany's leading carmakers, a German magazine reported.
Driverless shuttles tested in Paris in training for U.S. push
Navya, a French maker of driverless shuttles, is training its robot-driven machines to navigate around bankers and corporate directors in Paris, ahead of a push to sell...
Suppliers still wary of border tax
Many Republicans have expressed skepticism or opposition toward the border adjustment tax, but House leaders still are expected to pursue the tax.
GM cleared in first case over updated ignition switch
A federal jury in New York found GM was not to blame for a crash of an Arizona man who alleged that his accident was caused by an updated version of the company's ignition...
BMW moves deeper into Silicon Valley with Shift investment
BMW's venture capital fund poured $38 million in a Silicon Valley online used-car startup focused on younger buyers, the company said Wednesday.
U.S. House panel approves broad proposal on self-driving cars
A House panel approved a major proposal to allow automakers to deploy up to 100,000 self-driving vehicles without meeting existing safety standards and bar states from...
Leasing slips in first half
Leasing fell in the first half of this year from the year-earlier period, the first such drop since the first half of 2012, Edmunds said.
Former Tesla engineers launch high-def mapping company
Computer vision company Lvl5 hopes 3-D maps will replace the need for lidar systems.
Buick cuts Regal base price by $2,000
The Regal Sportback, a hatchback that is replacing the Regal sedan for 2018, will start at $25,915, including shipping, with a base 2.0-liter, four-cylinder engine.
Fire at Chevrolet dealership near Detroit destroys about 30 vehicles
The fire broke out when a janitor was cleaning in the service building at Buff Whelan Chevrolet and spilled cleaning supplies, causing what the fire chief called a "big ball...
GM joins other automakers investing in self-driving startup Nauto
GM and Japan's Softbank are among the latest investors in Nauto, a Silicon Valley startup developing software for self-driving vehicles.
Carvana brings online used-car sales to Detroit
Online used-vehicle retailer Carvana is opening up shop in Detroit, its 32nd U.S. market, vowing to relieve consumers of the need to spend time at dealerships.
Audi confident new A8 will hold lead in race to offer Level 3 driving
Audi believes it will be the first automaker to launch a self-driving car even though its first model with that capability, the new A8, still needs to undergo lengthy...
FCA, Santander -- a case study in subprime
FCA and Santander's experience in subprime illustrates the industry's controversial involvement in the subprime sector.
Autonomous shuttle producer plans operation in Michigan
French autonomous shuttle-maker Navya said it plans to open its first North American production facility near Ann Arbor, Mich.
Mercedes targets quad-bike loving wealthy with luxury pickup
Mercedes-Benz is stretching its refined image with its first ever pickup truck, betting that upscale car buyers are ready for an open-bed hauler with leather seats, oak trim...
Construction worker injured at Volvo factory site
A construction worker at the Volvo assembly plant being built in South Carolina was seriously injured while working on site Tuesday morning.
Audi made an ad in China comparing a wife to a used car -- it's not going over well
In an Audi commercial from China, a mother-in-law interrupts a wedding ceremony to inspect the bride, checking whether she's up to standard.
BMO Harris adds office for Northeast
In its third expansion within a year, BMO Harris has extended its dealership finance business to the Northeast.
Lincoln MKX set for 'mesh' face-lift
Two years after the second-generation MKX debuted, the premium midsize crossover will undergo a freshening for the 2018 model year that resembles the face of Lincoln's latest...
China's Baidu taps Microsoft to extend autonomous reach
Chinese tech giant Baidu is relying on Microsoft to extend its self-driving car ambitions outside of China.
U.S. House panel sets vote on self-driving car bill
A House subcommittee will vote on Wednesday on a sweeping proposal to allow automakers to deploy up to 100,000 self-driving vehicles without meeting existing auto safety...
BMW names new ad agency in Canada as U.S. review looms
Interpublic Group's FCB has been named agency of record for BMW in Canada, months before the luxury automaker is expected to launch a U.S. review.
Germany wrestles with diesel's future as large cities plan bans
Germany is wrestling over the future of the diesel, with local courts considering action to compel cities to enact driving bans as pollution limits are breached.